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MoI, UN ink deal to resettle expats from strife-hit nations

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 25: Assistant Undersecretary for Correctional Facilities and Sentences Enforcement in the Ministry of Interior Major General Khaled Al-Dayeen disclosed that the ministry has signed an agreement with the UN High Commissio-ner for Refugees (UNHCR), reports Al-Rai daily. The agreement is related to the resettlement of expatriates who …

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Citizen, expats held for failing to pay debts worth KD 65,519 – 3 reckless drivers arrested, 47 booked

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 24: Intensive security campaigns were launched in five governorates based on instructions from Assistant Undersecretary for Public Security Affairs at Ministry of Interior Major General Abdul Fattah Al-Ali, and a number of individuals were arrested, reports Al-Anba daily. The campaign launched in the Capital Governorate led to …

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6 Expats can own property

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 18: Ministry of Justice has approved applications from six expatriates to own real estate property in Kuwait, as per the provision of Law 74/1979. A source said the five properties approved and registered at the Property Registration Department include two locations in Mishref that cover 750 and …

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‘MoI deports 20,000 labor law violators from Jan to Oct 2015’ – 85 illegals held in crackdown on Jleeb markets

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 17: Security sources disclosed that departments and agencies in the Ministry of Interior have deported about 20,000 expatriates from different nationalities for violating labor law since the beginning of 2015 until the current month. The sources added about 7,000 expatriates are currently in custody at various police …

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Bid to arrest expats who follow up affairs of firms they do not work for

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 15: The commercial companies section in the Ministry of Trade’s department of sole proprietorships sought assistance from the Ministry of Interior and the Ministry of Social Affairs and Labor to arrest expatriates who follow up the transactions of companies they do not work for, reports Al-Qabas daily. …

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Huge expat number reason for steep rise in rents; ‘Visa trading cause of rush’

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 7: In this week’s Arab Times online poll, voters weighed in on the negative occurrences for which expatriate communities are targeted. A majority of the respondents felt that expats as the cause for high rents, was most prevalent. 41 percent of respondents felt that expatriates were the …

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Ministry Of Health Stops Kidney Dialysis Treatment For Expatriates

KUWAIT CITY: The Ministry of Health has stopped providing kidney dialysis treatment to expatriates, reports Al-Anba daily quoting sources. Sources disclosed a number of expatriate patients at Sheikh Mubarak Al-Abdullah Al-Sabah Dialysis Center in Mubarak Al-Kabeer Hospital were surprised when informed that the treatment will no longer be offered to …

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Asian expats tap currency swings – Strong dollar bolsters remittance flows

DUBAI, Sept 28, (RTRS): The US dollar’s strength against Asian currencies is leading to a surge in remittances from migrant workers in the Gulf Arab region, exchange houses say, giving a boost to their home countries such as India, Philippines and Pakistan. But lower oil prices are expected to gradually …

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